Connecticut College strives to be a leader in sustainability among campuses nationwide.
At Connecticut College, sustainability is a framework by which long-lasting solutions to local and global challenges are developed through understanding the connections among social equity, environmental stewardship and economic wellbeing and including all three within all decision-making and strategic planning processes.
Current sustainability efforts include:
Providing hands-on learning opportunities for students through the Sustainability Fellows program
Working with faculty to integrate sustainability across the curriculum
Educating the campus community on sustainable practices
Collecting and analyzing campus sustainability data.